Saw an Alton starter on a Commando recently, it became the focus point of the whole rally. Still worth studying the method and construction as it was up front at the crank, rather than off the clutch end. https://www.ebay.co.uk/i/1831377919...3D710-134428-41853-0%26rvr_id%3D1477471894972, https://triumphbonneville.com/store/engi.html, https://www.motorcycleclassics.com/classic-british-motorcycles/triumph-bonneville-t140-es, VerticalScope Inc., 111 Peter Street, Suite 901, Toronto, Ontario, M5V 2H1, Canada. Nick's idea is good, , Triumph riders are used to using finding neutral for starting ......Dave's original ideal ,in my opinion, is also good and driving off the clutch basket makes gear reduction simple..The new clutch isn't a bad idea but that and a special primary cover will boost the cost...The bottom line is how much do you want to pay for an electric start conversion? The details of this conversion was reported in Classic Bike Guide.
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Copyright 2009 • Quiet Power Drive • All Rights Reserved, Kenny Dreer commissioned QPD to develop an electric start for his VR-880 Commandos. Did Triumph ever produce them? To convert a non electric start machine to electric start . A few years back Keith Moore of Moore's Cycle Center in Anaheim, Ca. He put the starter where the magneto used to be. Norton even called their's an "electric assist" due to a lack of confidence in their design. I think most people who would want a starter do not want to modify the cases where it cannot be put back to stock, an assumption on my part. This form collects your name, your email, a contact number, address, country, bike information and billing address so that one of our team can communicate with you and provide assistance. Hi all, I apologize in advance because I assume that there surely must be other treads on this topic but I was unable to find them with the search function.